Box Capture App for iOS

Capture photos, videos, audio files or PDFs quickly via document scanner and upload to UBbox. Files are never stored on your device, so it is more secure than taking a photo or voice memo with your phone.

Operating Systems: iOS

Applies to: UB students, faculty and staff

Last Updated: June 19, 2017

VIDEO: Introducing Box Capture


  1. Download and install Box Capture from the App Store
  2. Open Box Capture on your iOS device, then tap Get Started
  3. Tap Use Single Sign On (SSO)
  4. Email Address: Enter your full email address, then click Log In. You will be taken to the Sign into UBbox page.
  5. UBITName -or ITORG\username: Enter your UBITName or ITORG\username
  6. Password: Enter your UBITName Password (or the password for your exception account)
  7. Tap Sign In
  8. When asked, "Capture" Would Like to Access the Camera, tap OK
  9. Choose the capture type (Video, Photo, Scan, Audio) and tap the round button (tap once to start recording video and twice to end)
  10. Your capture is saved in a Capture Uploads folder in UBbox

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